Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

Champlain Canal Collection


Mechanicville District Public Library

The Champlain Canal Collection contains images of the construction of Lock # 2 on the Champlain Canal near Mechanicville, New York.

Colton Photographs


Colton Museum and Historical Society

A large collection of photographs and postcards showing individuals and places of interest associated with Colton, New York over a roughly 150 year period.

Folk Art and Artist Collection


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains folk art collected from Upstate New York and other regions.

Love Canal Images


University at Buffalo - University Archives

Photographs relating to the Love Canal environmental tragedy in the late 20th century.

Naples Public Library Postcard Collection


Naples Library

Photographic and illustrated postcards relating to Naples, New York in the Finger Lakes region. In particular, the images highlight the natural features of the area, especially Canandaigua Lake throughout the early to mid-20th century.

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